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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  7/2019
   Country      2017       2018       7/2018     7/2019  % Change    7/2018     5/2019     6/2019     7/2019   % Change % Share


     WORLD     567.122    581.404    341.617    339.436     -0.64   579.159    582.527    581.516    579.223       0.01  100.00

     CHINA P   130.031    158.683     89.167     67.477    -24.32   143.791    148.008    143.490    136.993      -4.73   23.65

     INDIA     120.395    122.821     70.075     72.796      3.88   122.051    124.553    124.608    125.542       2.86   21.67

     CANADA     42.666     46.566     28.175     30.243      7.34    46.335     47.065     48.213     48.634       4.96    8.40

     CHINA T    30.909     32.386     20.270     18.989     -6.32    32.981     31.708     31.638     31.104      -5.69    5.37

     TURKEY     31.668     29.109     17.234     18.003      4.46    30.514     29.234     29.667     29.878      -2.08    5.16

     S ARAB     28.082     24.892     14.363     18.875     31.41    28.728     27.718     27.911     29.405       2.36    5.08

     VIETNAM    21.457     24.749     14.530     13.254     -8.78    25.109     24.040     23.963     23.473      -6.51    4.05

     ARAB EM    16.970     13.999      7.477     12.603     68.56    14.748     17.476     18.282     19.126      29.68    3.30

     KOR REP    20.625     19.027     11.756     10.394    -11.59    19.829     18.070     17.765     17.664     -10.92    3.05

     U KING     11.269     11.892      7.153     10.184     42.37    11.299     14.249     14.934     14.922      32.07    2.58

     JAPAN      16.166     14.852      8.822      8.847      0.29    15.391     14.647     14.623     14.877      -3.34    2.57

     ITALY      10.169     13.435      7.733      8.144      5.31    11.854     14.070     13.729     13.846      16.81    2.39

     MEXICO     12.950     11.336      6.971      6.579     -5.62    12.172     11.308     10.803     10.944     -10.09    1.89

     BELGIUM     6.773      7.467      5.000      7.009     40.18     8.091      9.413      9.743      9.475      17.11    1.64

     NETHLDS    10.581      8.815      6.256      6.237     -0.30    10.106      9.324      8.776      8.796     -12.96    1.52

     COLOMB      4.164      3.949      1.930      6.358    229.51     4.086      7.319      7.989      8.378     105.06    1.45

     GERMANY     8.525      8.449      5.999      5.811     -3.12     9.369      7.757      8.309      8.262     -11.82    1.43

     GREECE      7.361      5.091      3.567      2.461    -31.01     6.108      4.159      3.589      3.985     -34.76    0.69

     THAILND    13.422      3.851      2.588      2.299    -11.16     4.984      2.832      3.334      3.562     -28.54    0.61

     GUATMAL     4.263      4.844      3.440      1.559    -54.69     5.824      3.379      3.222      2.962     -49.13    0.51

     INDNSIA     0.400      0.989      0.191      2.057    976.23     0.301      2.339      2.540      2.855     847.65    0.49

     MALAYSA     1.667      0.667      0.332      0.658     97.97     1.079      0.954      0.954      0.992      -8.04    0.17

     SALVADR     0.421      0.505      0.321      0.208    -35.25     0.558      0.375      0.375      0.392     -29.86    0.07


     _WTO      567.083    581.378    341.598    339.412     -0.64   579.133    582.496    581.469    579.192       0.01   99.99

     _OECD     160.093    159.124     98.590    105.238      6.74   163.103    163.201    164.954    165.772       1.64   28.62

     _W HEMI    65.318     67.636     41.058     45.477     10.76    69.446     70.052     71.267     72.055       3.76   12.44

     _EU27      64.573     62.394     40.171     44.913     11.80    64.534     66.457     66.796     67.136       4.03   11.59

     _EU28      64.573     62.394     40.171     44.913     11.80    64.534     66.457     66.796     67.136       4.03   11.59

     _NAFTA     55.616     57.903     35.146     36.822      4.77    58.507     58.372     59.017     59.578       1.83   10.29

     _ASEAN     36.949     30.258     17.643     18.268      3.54    31.477     30.167     30.793     30.884      -1.89    5.33

     _CAFTA      4.752      5.353      3.765      1.767    -53.08     6.404      3.755      3.597      3.354     -47.62    0.58